William Carey University Theatre will open “The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane” Dec. 12 at Joe and Virginia Tatum Theatre. This year marks the 51st year WCU Theatre has presented a children’s play during the Christmas season. Performances will be Dec. 12 and 13 at 7 p.m. and Dec. 14 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5. Starting Dec. 9, the box office will be open Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and one hour before each performance. Call (601) 318-6221 for reservations.